Fleur Pellerin joins Talan

Fleur Pellerin, former Digital and Innovation Minister of France, joins Talan’s Strategic Orientation Committee along with Jean-Louis Beffa, Michel Combes, David Hoppenot and Talan’s six main partners. She will have a consultative function.

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The Strategic Orientation Committee aims to make recommendations to foster the group’s development. It is comprised of six Talan executives (Mehdi Houas, Philippe Cassoulat, Eric Benamou, Dominique Masutti, Jean-Luc Biache and Mikael Thepaut) as well as four external members well-known for their expertise. Fleur Pellerin, founder and president of Korelya Capital, will advise the board with Jean-Louis Beffa, honorary president of Saint-Gobain, Michel Combes, president of SFR-Numericable and David Hoppenot, founding partner of Capzanine.

According to Mehdi Houas, president of Talan, « Our expertise responds to tomorrow’s technological challenges : Big Data, IoT, Blockchain and Artificial Intelligence. I’m convinced that Fleur Pellerin’s experience as a former minister and also her relationship with tech entrepreneurs will bring us additional innovation capabilities. »

« The digital revolution has altered the economy and society. I am confident in the potential of French medium-size companies, such as Talan, to develop French innovation and leadership around the world. As a result, I am proud to join Talan’s adventure, an ambitious group with whom I share values of diversity and an entrepreneurial spirit. » says Fleur Pellerin.

To read the press release (in French), click here